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The 1973 PGA Tour season was played from January 4 to December 1. The season consisted of 48 official money events. Jack Nicklaus won the most tournaments, seven, and there were seven first-time winners. The tournament results and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1973 season. "Date" is the ending date of the tournament. The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event. Majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Jan 7 Glen Campbell-Los Angeles Open California   Rod Funseth (2) 276 (−8) 27,000
Jan 14 Phoenix Open Arizona   Bruce Crampton (10) 268 (−12) 30,000
Jan 21 Dean Martin Tucson Open Arizona   Bruce Crampton (11) 277 (−11) 30,000
Jan 28 Bing Crosby National Pro-Am California   Jack Nicklaus (46) 282 (−6) 36,000
Feb 4 Hawaiian Open Hawaii   John Schlee (1) 273 (−15) 40,000
Feb 11 Bob Hope Desert Classic California   Arnold Palmer (62) 343 (−17) 32,000
Feb 18 Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational California   Bob Dickson (2) 278 (−10) 34,000
Feb 25 Jackie Gleason Inverrary-National Airlines Classic Florida   Lee Trevino (16) 279 (−9) 52,000
Mar 4 Florida Citrus Open Florida   Bud Allin (2) 265 (−23) 30,000
Mar 11 Doral-Eastern Open Florida   Lee Trevino (17) 276 (−12) 30,000
Mar 18 Greater Jacksonville Open Florida   Jim Colbert (3) 279 (−9) 26,000
Mar 25 Greater New Orleans Open Louisiana   Jack Nicklaus (47) 280 (−8) 25,000
Apr 2 Greater Greensboro Open North Carolina   Chi Chi Rodriguez (7) 267 (−17) 42,000
Apr 9 Masters Tournament Georgia   Tommy Aaron (3) 283 (−5) 30,000
Apr 15 Monsanto Open Florida   Homero Blancas (4) 277 (−11) 30,000
Apr 22 Tallahassee Open Florida   Hubert Green (2) 277 (−11) 15,000
Apr 22 Tournament of Champions California   Jack Nicklaus (48) 276 (−12) 40,000
Apr 29 Byron Nelson Golf Classic Texas   Lanny Wadkins (2) 277 (−3) 30,000
May 6 Houston Open Texas   Bruce Crampton (12) 277 (−11) 41,000
May 13 Colonial National Invitation Texas   Tom Weiskopf (6) 276 (−4) 30,000
May 20 Danny Thomas Memphis Classic Tennessee   Dave Hill (10) 283 (−5) 35,000
May 27 Atlanta Classic Georgia   Jack Nicklaus (49) 272 (−16) 30,000
Jun 3 Kemper Open North Carolina   Tom Weiskopf (7) 271 (−17) 40,000
Jun 10 IVB-Philadelphia Golf Classic Pennsylvania   Tom Weiskopf (8) 274 (−14) 30,045
Jun 17 U.S. Open Pennsylvania   Johnny Miller (3) 279 (−5) 35,000
Jun 24 American Golf Classic Ohio   Bruce Crampton (13) 273 (−7) 32,000
Jul 1 Western Open Illinois   Billy Casper (49) 272 (−12) 35,000
Jul 8 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Dave Stockton (6) 276 (−12) 26,000
Jul 14 British Open Scotland   Tom Weiskopf (9) 276 (−12) 14,300
Jul 15 Shrine-Robinson Open Golf Classic Illinois   Deane Beman (4) 271 (−13) 25,000
Jul 22 St. Louis Children's Hospital Golf Classic Missouri   Gene Littler (25) 268 (−12) 42,000
Jul 29 Canadian Open Canada   Tom Weiskopf (10) 278 (−10) 35,000
Aug 5 Westchester Classic New York   Bobby Nichols (10) 272 (−16) 50,000
Aug 12 PGA Championship Ohio   Jack Nicklaus (50) 277 (−7) 45,000
Aug 19 USI Classic Massachusetts   Lanny Wadkins (3) 279 (−9) 40,000
Aug 26 Liggett & Myers Open North Carolina   Bert Greene (1) 278 (−6) 20,000
Aug 26 U.S. Professional Match Play Championship North Carolina   John Schroeder (1) 2 up 40,000
Sep 3 Sammy Davis Jr.-Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Billy Casper (50) 264 (−20) 40,000
Sep 9 Southern Open Georgia   Gary Player (18) 270 (−10) 20,030
Sep 16 Sea Pines Heritage Classic South Carolina   Hale Irwin (2) 272 (−12) 30,000
Sep 23 B.C. Open New York   Hubert Green (3) 266 (−18) 20,000
Sep 30 Quad Cities Open Iowa   Sam Adams (1) 268 (−16) 20,000
Oct 7 Ohio Kings Island Open Ohio   Jack Nicklaus (51) 271 (−13) 25,000
Oct 21 Kaiser International Open Invitational California   Ed Sneed (1) 275 (−13) 30,092
Oct 28 Sahara Invitational Nevada   John Mahaffey (1) 271 (−13) 27,000
Nov 4 San Antonio Texas Open Texas   Ben Crenshaw (1) 270 (−14) 25,000
Nov 17 World Open Golf Championship North Carolina   Miller Barber (8) 570 (+2) 100,000
Dec 1 Walt Disney World Golf Classic Florida   Jack Nicklaus (52) 275 (−13) 30,000

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